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Acacia International School

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CurriculumsAmerican, British, and Christian
Language of instructionEnglish
Age RangeAges 3 to 18
Yearly fees (G7): 32,133,828 Shilling
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Quick summary of key school information

Language of instruction English
Native English teachers
Extra languages (other than English)
Class sizes Average 22 students / class
Maximum 24 students / class
Extracurricular activities
School bus
Yearly fees: 32,133,828 Shilling
This school has more than one campus in Kampala:
Senior School: Ages 11 to 18

Address: Kutta Rd, Kampala, Uganda

Junior School: Ages 3 to 11

Address: Kisugi Church Rd, Kampala, Uganda

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Number of nationalities represented in the school

28

Max. number of students per class

Acacia has a "soft cap" at 22 but under certain circumstances it will increase up to 24 in consultation with the homeroom teacher.

Average number of students per class

22

Native English speaking teachers

Yes

Additional language classes offered by the school

French

Uniform required

Yes

Waiting list

The school does not maintain a long-term waiting list or hold applications from one admissions period to the next. If your application is unsuccessful and you wish to apply for admission for the following school year, you are welcome to submit a new application in March the following year.

Entry evaluation for students

Admission test

Brief description of entry evaluation required

Short-listed applicants take an English and Math admissions test.
English language learners in Six to Twelfth Grades are required to take the Duolingo English Test which combines an English proficiency test with a brief video interview.

Deadline for registration (new academic year)

31st of March

Students can join after academic year begins

Yes. Where Acadia has space, it welcomes new students in the middle of the year.

External examinations or assessments available

IGCSE, A Levels

School bus service available

No, however there are independent bus companies that offer services to some of Acacia's students and some parents carpool.

Dedicated staff/programs for students with special learning needs

Acacia provides limited support to students with mild special educational needs. During the application for admissions, children with identified special learning needs are considered on a case-by-case basis.

School start time

Junior School: 8:00
Senior School: 7:45

School finish time

Junior School: 15:00
Senior School: 15:15

Extracurricular activities or clubs offered

Clubs include: swimming, soccer, touch-rugby, ballet, art-n-crafts, cooking, taekwondo, sewing and yearbook.

School provided lunches

Yes

Sports activities included

Physical education

Sports facilities at the school

Outdoor sports field

Qualities and characteristics best defining the school

Acacia International School is an independent Christian day school located in Muyenga, Kampala. Acacia's goal is to provide an academically excellent and balanced education in an environment that reflects the love, joy and peace of Christ.
In elementary and middle school Acacia follows a North American classical curriculum that is designed for an international setting. In secondary or high school Acacia offers the Cambridge IGCSEs and A-levels which are again built for a diverse international setting.

Teaching approach of the school

Acacia's vision is to educate and inspire servant leaders for Christ.

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